he has had some successes and failures, but clearly this is the crowning achievement of engagement in the last four years. it is not just about burma. there is rebalancing and attention. the president called attention to the fact that burma sits in a strategic location with two emerging powers as its neighbors, china and india. it is about a country in transition. the message he gave to burma is in the city has given to the middle east as well. >> how much of the visit was about trying to contain china and show if the u.s. will be a player in the region? >> it reinforces the dynamic of the administration with burma, cambodia, vietnam, welcoming and encouraging the united states to be engaged in asia as a balancing force against a rising china.